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Slieve Bloom  Walking Breaks

 Walking in the Slieve Bloom Mountains

 walking the Slieve Bloom Way from Ardmore Country House B and B

 Ardmore Country House in Kinnitty near the Slieve Bloom Way and the looped walks at Kinnitty forest. A great location for a mid week or weekend walking breaks, walking the Slieve Bloom Way or taking part in the annual Slieve Bloom Walking festival which takes place on the May Bank Holiday weekend each year There are many walking trails in Kinnitty including the Knockbarron Eco trail, Glenafelly Eco Trail and 3 looped Slieve Bloom Walking trails of 1 to 3 hours. A heated drying room is available for use as well as walking maps. .  Chris your host is an experienced walker and has a very good knowledge of the trails in the Slieve Blooms.


Bluebell woods Knockbarron eco walk Kinnitty

 Slieve Bloom Walking Festival 

 29th Annual  Slieve Bloom Walking Festival 30th April- 2nd May 2022

€100 per person sharing

Package includes:

  • 2 nights bed and breakfast
  • Tea Coffee and home baking on arrival.
  • Wholesome packed lunches.
  • Flask tea or coffee (bring your own flask).


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 Slieve Bloom Walking Festival

3 days of great walks, enjoy the outdoors and have fun in the wild and wonderful Slieve Bloom Mountains. relax and enjoy connecting with friends in a local pub later.  Festival walks start at two locations  Kinnitty and Clonaslee and usually start  from 10.15am depending on which grade walk you choose.

Self-Guided  Slieve Bloom Walking break

€ 130 pps


Offer Includes: 


  • 2 nights accommodation with heart warming healthy Irish breakfasts
  • Tea/Coffee Home baking on arrival
  • 1 delightful packed lunches
  • Choice of Self Guided Loop Walking Maps
  • Drying room for Walkers
  • Free Off Road parking
  • Free Wi-fi



2 Nights B&B + 1 Dinner at Kinnitty castle Hotel

€165 pps


Offer Includes:


  • 2 nights accommodation with heart warming healthy Irish breakfasts.
  • A delightful packed lunch.
  • One 2-course evening dinner on one evening at nearby Dungeon Bar Kinnitty Castle. Subject to availability.
  • Slieve Bloom looped walking maps.
  • Free parking for Guests walking the Slieve Bloom Way


Experienced guide available for groups of 6 €120 for a day’s walking in the wild and wonderful Slievebloom Mountains.


Slieve Bloom Way Walking Break

€180 pps


Stay at the walkers welcome accommodation Ardmore Country House and walk the Slieve Bloom Way over 3 days.


Package includes:


  • 3 nights  accommodation
  • Choice of breakfast including home cooked traditional Irish Breakfast on each morning using fresh local produce.
  • Tea /Coffee and home baking on arrival
  • Free off road parking.
  • Free  Slieve Bloom Way Walking map
  • Use of drying room


Customer Reviews

We are delighted to be ranked in the top 3 of bed and breakfasts 2022  by readers of the Irish Independent reader travel awards

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